1/2 Day Historical Yangon

starting from $72

On a walk through the city centre of Yangon and to the riverbank, you will see many notable sites from the colonial and religious past of this garden city. Old Rangoon was built based on designs by Dr William Montgomerie. He was a senior military physician who learnt about construction planning from Sir Stanford Raffles in Singapore. All culturally significant buildings in Yangon are listed as historic monuments. You’ll visit the Sule Pagoda, which dates back over 2000 years, pass by the town hall designed by U Tin in 1925, and then stroll through Maha Bandula Park, where you’ll see its independence monument before continuing onto the Supreme Court which was built in 1911 and is an extravagant red-brick architectural masterpiece designed by architect John Ransome. Next up on the tour is the red-brick Custom House which was built in 1902 for the Port Authority and is housed in a large building on the corner of Strand Road and Pansodan Street. You’ll then enjoy ‘high tea’ at the Strand Hotel which was built in 1896 and was formerly known as the ‘the finest hostelry East of Suez’. Afterwards, you’ll go to the Botataung Pagoda where a sacred hair relic of Buddha is kept.

Price:
starting from $72 (based on 2 travellers)
Availability: All-year-round
  • English-speaking guide
  • High Tea at the Strand Hotel
  • Admission fees
  • Air-conditioned car/van/bus for the sightseeing
  • Dinner
  • Drinks
  • Personal expenses such as camera fees, tips, laundry, etc.
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PRICES IN US$ PER PERSON VALID FROM 01.10.2020 - 30.09.2021

01.10.20-31.10.20 01.11.20-28.02.21 01.03.21-30.04.21 01.05.21-30.09.21
1 person
111
116
111
106
2 people
77
80
77
72
3 people
67
69
67
63
4-6 people
60
63
60
57
7-10 people
52
54
52
49

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